David Joseph Morris
David Joseph Morris of Basking Ridge, N.J., passed away
on Oct. 15, 2010, at home. He was 80 years old.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, from 6
to 9 p.m. in the narthex of St. James Church, 184 S.
Finley Ave., Basking Ridge, N.J. 07920. A Funeral
Liturgy will be celebrated on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at
10 a.m. in the chapel of St. James Church. Burial will
be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Basking Ridge. Funeral
arrangements have been entrusted to the Kearns Funeral
for more information or to send condolences to the
family. Born in Weehawken, N.J., Mr. Morris was a
resident of Basking Ridge since 1962. He served in the
U.S. Naval Reserve and worked for the Port Authority of
New York and New Jersey for 48 years, retiring as chief
of aeronautical operations at Newark Liberty
He is survived by his wife of 35
years, Anna O'Dea Morris; his daughter, Margaret, of New
York City, and his son, John, of Flemington, N.J. In
lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Center for
Great Expectations, 19B Dellwood Lane, Somerset, N.J.
Published in Star-Ledger on October 17, 2010
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Date: Friday, 15 Oct
Subject: Services for my father
From: Maggie Morris
will have a viewing for dad on Monday from 6-9 pm at St.
James Church, 200 South Finley Road Basking Ridge, NJ.
Tuesday morning at 10 am will be the funeral mass at the
same church, followed by services at the cemetery at
Holy Cross, also in Basking Ridge.
Please pass this information on as I am not certain I
have everyone's contact information. Your
outpouring of kindness has been tremendous. Dad was such
a gentle, soulful man.